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About Marian Catholic High School

VeritasMarian Catholic was founded in 1958 by the Dominican Sisters of Springfield on the corners of Ashland Avenue and Joe Orr Road in Chicago Heights, Illinois.

The Marian Catholic student body has approximately 1,100 students from 70 communities in Illinois and Northwest Indiana. Marian Catholic students have been extremely successful academically both before and after graduation.

The 87-acre campus includes:

  • The 500-seat Leadership Center
  • The 430-seat Croarkin Theater
  • Art rooms
  • Two Band practice halls
  • Campus Ministry Center
  • Student Chapel
  • 58 classrooms
  • Fiberoptic backbone throughout the campus supporting a full wireless environment
  • Technology/Media Center
  • Fully networked teacher resource room
  • Guidance and College Counseling Center
  • Two Gymnasiums
  • Learning Resource Center
  • Music, choral, and practice rooms
  • Master Science laboratory
  • Physics, Biology, and Chemistry laboratories
  • Research library with more than 28,000 volumes
  • Weight training room
  • Baseball, soccer, and softball fields
  • Lighted and FieldTurf football stadium
  • 8 tennis courts
  • Running and fitness trails